Tags » War/ Military

Company of Artillery Register, 1779

Collection ID: 119
Extent: 1 item; 0.1 linear feet in 1 folder.

Jonathan Warner of Brookline, Massachusetts, served in the American Revolutionary War from approximately 1776-1780. 217 more words


Thomas Wentworth Higginson Papers, 1850-1907

Collection ID: 103
Extent: 25 Items, .2 linear feet in 1 box.

Thomas Wentworth Higginson was a writer, minister, colonel, abolitionist, and activist. He was born on December 23, 1823 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Louisa Storrow Higginson and Stephen Higginson Jr. 425 more words

Activism & Controversies

The National WWII Museum - New Orleans

I just got back from New Orleans where I visited the  The National WWII Museum and apart from the incredible scale of the place it’s a really well put-together museum that I recommend to anyone – not just boys interested in planes and tanks… 377 more words

Simon Garrett

The Revenant - A very beautiful film.

Saw this last night, absolutely fantastic. Survival movies are a particular favourite of mine especially if they are based on true stories or if they at least adhere to the “rules of the Universe.” Alejandro González Iñárritu’s film depicts a stark and brutal frontier world and details some lives within. 503 more words